Pair charged with drug trafficking after Lewistown cemetery incident

CLEM NATHANIEL

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LONGWELL EMANUELA

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A Lakeview man and a West Liberty woman each was issued a felony drug trafficking charge, along with a number of other felony drug charges, following an incident Friday evening at Plum Cemetery near Lewistown.

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Flu season arrives in Ohio, vaccines recommended

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COLUMBUS — Flu season has officially begun in Ohio, and the Ohio Department of Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends that everyone 6 months old and older get the flu vaccine to protect against seasonal flu viruses. 

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Woman found dead at home

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Marjorie A. Bateman, 79, was found dead inside her 328 Walnut St. home at about 10:30 a.m. Friday. An employees of LifeCare Alliance’s meals on wheels program reportedly found the woman and no foul play is suspected.

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Woman flees toward store during OVI arrest

TACKETT MARCIA

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Marcia Tackett, 42, of Warren, Mich., was charged with operating a vehicle while under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs, persistent disorderly conduct and resisting arrest following a traffic stop early Saturday morning. 

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